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Mike Trout | Outfielder | #27

Team: Los Angeles Angels
Age / DOB:  (25) / 8/7/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 235
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: None
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 1 (25) / LAA
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Mike Trout hit his 15th homer and walked Tuesday against the Rays.
Trout hit his 15th homer on June 25, his 75th game, last year. It took him 42 games this season. May 23 - 10:27 PM

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Mike Trout went 2-for-3 with a homer, three RBI, two walks, a stolen base, and two runs scored in the Angels' 12-5 rout of the Mets on Sunday.

Trout launched a two-run homer off Mets starter Tommy Milone in the top of the second inning and added an RBI double in the top of the third. The best player in baseball is slashing .350/.466/.757 with 14 home runs, 34 RBI, nine stolen bases, and 31 runs scored in 40 games this season.
May 21 - 4:56 PM

Mike Trout was hitless in two at-bats with a pair of walks, a sacrifice fly, a run scored and two walks in Saturday's game at N.Y. Mets.

Trout has had just three hitless games in 26 outings dating back to April 16. He has picked up the pace in the walks department, posting 10 free passes over his past seven outings. Whether he is getting on base with hits or walks, he is still making things happen. He is cruising along with an amazing .343 average and 1.324 to put smiles on the faces of his fantasy owners most every night.
May 20 - 11:56 PM

Mike Trout hit a three-run homer and walked Wednesday as the Angels topped the White Sox 12-8.

Trout is tied for third in the majors with 13 homers, putting him one behind Freddie Freeman and Aaron Judge. Last year, he won AL MVP honors while hitting "just" 29 homers. This year, he might make a run at 50.
May 18 - 2:10 AM

Mike Trout went 1-for-1 with a solo home run, two total RBI and two steals in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Tigers.

Trout mashed a solo home run off Justin Verlander with two outs in the first inning to get the Angels party started, his third straight game with a home run. He would later pick up another RBI on a sacrifice fly. The All-Star outfielder has been hitting to his usual lofty standards this season and boasts a .352/.449/.738 triple-slash with 11 homers, 24 RBI and seven steals over the course of 122 at-bats.
May 14 - 7:04 PM

Mike Trout finished 2-for-2 with a solo home run in Saturday's game against the Tigers, reaching 10 homers.

Trout is back after missing some time recently due to a tight hamstring, and he is back to performing at his normal high level without any ill effects from his prior injury while patrolling center field. He is humming along with an impressive .347 average.
May 14 - 3:50 AM

Mike Trout went 0-for-4 in Thursday's loss to the Tigers.

Trout had sat out the last five games nursing a tight hamstring. Fantasy owners should keep a close eye on him over the coming days to make sure that he is experiencing no lingering tightness or soreness in that hamstring, but barring a sign to the contrary, he should be safe to reinsert in lineups. Even with Thursday's hit-less showing, Trout is still hitting .342/.433/.675 with eight home runs, 21 RBI, 22 runs scored and five steals.
May 12 - 1:38 AM

Mike Trout (hamstring) is back in the Angels' lineup Thursday against the Tigers.

Trout is back after missing the previous five games with hamstring tightness. He's not ready to play the field yet so he'll serve as the DH and bat third against Tigers right-hander Michael Fulmer. Trout hopes to be back in center field on Friday night. His .355 average is second-best in the American League.
May 11 - 6:07 PM

Mike Trout (hamstring) remains out of the Angels' starting lineup on Wednesday.

Trout took batting practice on Tuesday and will try to run Wednesday with a possible return coming Thursday against the Tigers. He's been sidelined since last Friday with discomfort in his left hamstring. Cameron Maybin is starting in center field and batting second Wednesday versus the A's.
May 10 - 12:41 PM

Mike Trout (hamstring) said he will take batting practice Tuesday and try to run on Wednesday.

It doesn't sound like a disabled stint is imminent, but Trout is doubtful to play before Thursday. He's missing his fourth straight game Tuesday with left hamstring discomfort.
May 9 - 7:17 PM

Mike Trout (hamstring) is out of the Angels' lineup again on Tuesday.

This will be his fourth straight game on the bench with a left hamstring injury. Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Monday that the club has discussed placing Trout on the 10-day disabled list, but there is nothing official yet on that front.
May 9 - 6:37 PM

Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Monday that the team has discussed placing Mike Trout (hamstring) on the 10-day disabled list.

The club isn't ready to make the move yet, though, as they still appear confident the star outfielder doesn't need a full 10 days of rest. Trout is out of the lineup Monday for the third straight game but is holding out hope that he could possibly be ready Tuesday. It sounds like he might need a little more time than that, though.
May 8 - 8:36 PM

Mike Trout (hamstring) remained out of the Angels' lineup Monday.

An MRI on Trout's left hamstring came back clean, but he'll be out of the starting lineup for a third straight contest. The hope is that he'll be ready to go Tuesday. Cameron Maybin will move over to cover center field again, with Ben Revere handling left.
May 8 - 5:10 PM

An MRI on Mike Trout's left hamstring came back clean.

Trout, who had the MRI on Sunday night, has missed three out of his last four games. The good news is that it's not considered serious, but he's likely to get another day of rest on Monday before trying to make his return on Tuesday.
May 8 - 2:53 PM

Mike Trout (hamstring) remained out of the Angels' lineup Sunday.

Trout felt renewed tightness in his left hamstring while warming up for Saturday's game and has now sat out two straight contests. He did say that he's feeling better and expects to return on Monday. Cameron Maybin has moved over to center field again and Ben Revere will handle left.
May 7 - 12:30 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Martin Maldonado
2Juan Graterol
1B1Luis Valbuena
2Jefry Marte
2B1Danny Espinosa
2Cliff Pennington
SS1Andrelton Simmons
2Nolan Fontana
3B1Yunel Escobar
LF1Cameron Maybin
2Ben Revere
CF1Mike Trout
RF1Kole Calhoun
DH1Albert Pujols
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Garrett Richards
2Ricky Nolasco
3Matt Shoemaker
4Tyler Skaggs
5Jesse Chavez
6Nick Tropeano
7Andrew Heaney
8J.C. Ramirez
9Alex Meyer
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Cam Bedrosian
2Huston Street
3Andrew Bailey
4Bud Norris
5Jose Alvarez
6Blake Parker
7Yusmeiro Petit
8Deolis Guerra
9David Hernandez
10Keynan Middleton
11Mike Morin
12Brooks Pounders